The most frustrating aspect of being around toxic people is that no matter how much you try to reason with them, they will forever remain deaf, dumb, and blind to their toxic behavior and therefore, wholly incapable of change. Which is what makes them Toxic.
Physical abuse is something obvious. There’s concrete evidence that there is an issue and the relationship is an unhealthy one. But emotional abuse takes on a different form. It isn’t so obvious and when you’ve endured a relationship like this for a long enough period of time you don’t even realize.